Canadian Party Leaders Debate

Canadian party leaders met in the second of two debates in English among the party leaders prior to the January 23 Canadian… read more

Canadian party leaders met in the second of two debates in English among the party leaders prior to the January 23 Canadian election. Following opening statements, the participants debated questions about topics including ethics, the Canadian Constitution, crime, values, the economy, and national unity. Mr. Paikin moderated the debate.

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin is the Liberal Party Leader. Opposition Leader Stephen Harper is the Conservative Party Leader. Other candidates include Bloc Quebecois Leader Gilles Duceppe, New Democratic Party (NDP) Leader Jack Layton, and Green Party leader Jim Harris.

A consortium of Canadian network television stations and C-Span provided the debate. The party leaders also will participate later in two debates in French. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Canadian Party Leaders Debate

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Program ID:
190614-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Debate
Location:
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
First Aired:
Jan 9, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 15, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 09, 2006 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 11:55pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2006 | 7:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2006 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2006 | 3:27am EST | C-SPAN 1